NEW HAMPSHIRE, (ABC)- The winning ticket for Saturday’s $560 million Powerball jackpot drawing was sold in New Hampshire, lottery officials said early Sunday morning.
“We are excited to announce that a single ticket sold in New Hampshire won the estimated $559.7 million jackpot!” said Charlie McIntyre, Powerball Product Group Chairman and Executive Director of the New Hampshire Lottery. “Whether the winner(s) choose to take the annuity or lump sum, which is estimated at $352 million, we offer our congratulations and encouragement to take some time to process this life-changing prize.”
The ticket was sold at Reeds Ferry Market in Merrimack.
The numbers drawn Saturday night were 12, 29, 30, 33, 61. The Powerball was 26.
On Friday night somebody beat those odds and struck the $450 million sum, hitting all the winning numbers 28,30,39,59,70 and the Mega Ball 10.
The lucky ticket was purchased at a 7-Eleven in Port Richey, Florida.
So far, the owner of it has remained a mystery and hasn’t come forward to collect the winnings.
According to the rules, the winner has 180 days after the drawing to claim an annuity sum.